Luis Enrique is a Spanish professional football manager who is the current head coach of the Spain national football team. Enrique is also a former professional footballer who played both for Real Madrid and Barcelona. The 52-year-old has accumulated a net worth of $80 million. Here we look closely at Luis Enrique’s net worth, salary earnings, career, record, wife, and more.

About Luis Enrique

Luis Enrique Martínez García was born on 8 May 1970, in Gijón, Asturias, Spain. Enrique is a star player of his era, who played as a midfielder and forward.

He played both for Real Madrid and Barcelona in his career. Enrique played 3 World Cups and a Euro Championship for Spain. The expert tactician also won a treble in his very first season for Barcelona as a manager.

Playing Career

Enrique could play both as a midfielder and forward. He was notable for his relentlessness and temperament. He played 157 league games for Real Madrid (1991-1996) and scored 15 goals. The midfielder won a La Liga and a Copa del Rey with Real Madrid.

He had 207 league appearances for Barcelona (1996-2004) and 73 goals. Enrique won 2×La Liga with Barcelona and 2×Copa del Rey.

Luis Enrique earned 62 caps for Spain (1991-2002) and scored 12 goals. He played in 1994, 1998, and 2002 FIFA World Cups for Spain, and the 1996 Euro.

Coaching Career

An experienced tactician, Luis Enrique took charge of the Spain national team on 9 July 2018, after the nation’s failure in the FIFA World Cup 2018.

He led the nation to the 2020-21 UEFA Nations League final, losing to France by 2-1 goals. Spain also played in the semi-finals of the 2020 Euro Championship, losing to Italy on penalties after a 1-1 draw.

Luis Enrique is leading Spain in the FIFA World Cup 2022. It’s his first World Cup tournament as a head coach.

Enrique’s Spain made a flying start to the tournament, stomping Costa Rica by 7-0 goals in their opening game. They would play Germany and Japan in the next two Group E games.

Luis Enrique took charge of Barcelona in 2014. He led the team to win the 2014-15 La Liga, Copa del Rey, and UEFA Champions League, completing the prestigious continental treble. He also led his side to win the La Liga and Copa del Rey titles the next season.

The expert tactician also managed Roma (2011-2012) and Celta (2013-2014).

Luis Enrique’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

Spain head coach Luis Enrique’s net worth is $35 million as of 2023. As a big-club player and manager, he has accumulated more than $80 million average net worth in his career.

A huge amount of his earnings came from brand endorsements, sponsorships, and social media.

However, his salary for the national team may surprise you. Enrique earns only a €1.15 million annual salary as the head coach of Spain. He has accepted a pay cut of 25%, which is €350,000.

Quick Facts

Full Name Luis Enrique Martínez García
Current Team Spain (Head Coach)
Date of Birth 8 May 1970
Age 52
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Birthplace Gijón, Asturias, Spain
Nationality  Spanish 
Net Worth $35 million
Salary €1.15 million yearly
Relationship  Married
Spouse Elena Cullell
Instagram  luisenrique21worldcup22

Coaching Tactics

Luis Enrique prefers the 4-3-3 formation. He deploys a 4-man backline with the right and left backs getting the freedom of making forward runs. 

A defensive midfielder in the center of the 3-man midfield provides defensive support. It allows the full-backs to go forward. His 3-man midfield makes a triangular shape and controls the midfield.

Luis Enrique’s Wife

Luis Enrique married his long-term sweetheart Elena Cullell in 1997. The couple has been living a lovely life ever since.

Luis Enrique Wife
Elena Cullell

They had a daughter, Xana, who died of bone cancer in 2019.

Age

Born on 8 May 1970, he is 52 years old.

Height

He is 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) tall. 

Coaching Stats

[As of 23 Nov. 2022]

Team Year Match Win Draw Loss
Spain 2018 – Present 44 26 12 6
Barcelona  2014 – 2017 181 138 22 21

Achievements as a Manager

Barcelona

  1. 2×La Liga: 2014-15, 2015-16
  2. 3×Copa del Rey
  3. Supercopa de España: 2016
  4. UEFA Champions League: 2014-15
  5. UEFA Super Cup: 2015
  6. FIFA Club World Cup: 2015

FAQs About Luis Enrique

What is Enrique’s Net Worth in 2023?

Spain boss Luis Enrique’s net worth is $35 million as of 2023.

How much is his salary?

He earns a €1.15 million yearly salary as the head coach of the Spain national team.

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